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I Have Pierced My Ear Cartilage

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    Piercing My Own Cartilage

    This is one of my first little rebellious acts against my parents in 7th grade.  Noone at the time had a cartilage peircing and my mom was agianst letting me have one.  So I decided to pierce my own cartilage and hide it  with my medium length brown hair at the...
    ihaveep ihaveep 18-21, F Sep 1, 2009

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    I Haven't Been

    to the very top like i've wanted. So far, the highest i've gotten was on my 6th hole! It was still in my cartilage area...and it did hurt like HELL!! i'm VERRRY  tollerant to pain..but that was just..a pain in the ***! .
    lostprophet lostprophet 22-25, F Dec 26, 2009

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    I Can't Think Of A Title

    I got mine pierced a year ago. I remember seeing cartilage piercings on characters in television shows, and I thought that they looked very cool and unique.So I decided that I would get it pierced (along with a piercing right above the ear lobe) At first,my mother was against it...
    mossygreen mossygreen 16-17, F Feb 13, 2011

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    I repierced mine today actually.

    A year ago, I got it done professionally but it hurt so much that I took out the earring, and never put it back on. It closed up and.. Yeah. So today I decided to re pierce it myself. And it didn't hurt at all. It's been a couple hours and it feels fine. No redness.no swelling...
    jennamarie210 jennamarie210 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 10

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    Industrial Piercing

    I just had an industrial piercing today after much deciding and i love it. It hardly hurt having it done except the bit when theyv'e taken the needle out to put the bar in. I have to make sure i remember not to answer my phone on my normal side. The guy who did it said i was very...
    bubblegum84 bubblegum84 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 6, 2010

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    Totally Inappropriate...

    ...for a journalist or lawyer to have their cartilage pierced. Oh, well! LMAO ;D
    vinividivici21 vinividivici21 22-25, F Aug 19, 2008

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    flowerpie flowerpie 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 3

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    So I went to the lake today and now I have a massive ear ache which I'm assuming is from water being trapped in my ear. I have a feeling I need to get some drops but does anyone...
    mn0101 mn0101 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 6

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    It is so freaking painful. D:
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    Tinnitus is seriously acting up tonight 😭
    vanivoo vanivoo 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 2

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    I just went to a 0g today and can I say... ****.
    evesss evesss 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 16

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    I love my 7/16 plugs. Sizing up gets kinda addicting after a while, at least for me ._.
    YoungAndAwkward YoungAndAwkward 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 16

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    I'm at a 0g right now, I'm thinking about going to 00g. I really want to, that'll be my stopping point now.
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    i have my nose pierced, vertical labret, both nips, and ears stretched to 8mm. I also have 2 Earl Sweatshirt tattoos on my thighs, a heart on my breast and a moon and sun on my...
    raehmm raehmm 13-15, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Yes. Yes I do. Love them too. My tattoos all mean something to me personally and my piercings...? Not so much. My nose and ears are all I have pierced but numerous in both ears :)
    EBAAA EBAAA 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    If you have stretched ears, hmu.
    ahoyitsbailey ahoyitsbailey 16-17, F Jul 4

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    I found out I have endometriosis earlier this year. I've started on birth control pills, and that's brought the pain down to maybe five or six days minimum/month of almost...
    Boes Boes 26-30, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I have 3 ear lobe piercings ( 2 in left and 1 in right ) I also want a nose piercing
    Rayquaza76x Rayquaza76x 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I only have one pair. One earring for each lobe. I would really like to go up to three for each ear lobe. If I'm not too scared, I'd also like to get cartilage piercings. When I...
    thisisausernametoo thisisausernametoo 18-21 1 Response Jul 13

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    My boyfriend's half brother, is 24. I'm 15. Ever since I first met him back in October, I have had the biggest crush on him. It's so ridiculous. But there's something about him...
    stillYDGN stillYDGN 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 15

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    I need new piercing ideas! I have my lobes, 4 cartilage, tragus, and belly pierced. It's definitely time for a new addition :-)
    nicoleleanne9 nicoleleanne9 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Two cartilage on my left ear, two lobe piercings, and one cartilage and a rook on my right with two lobe piercings and getting my eyebrow piercing in a few days😋😋
    aleonaa aleonaa 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    I am a crossdresser and had my ears pierced and this time earrings won't come out .
    girlgeorgia girlgeorgia 46-50, M 3 Responses Jul 7

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    My wife would put small hoop sleeper earrings on me after I had fallen asleep, for several weeks I awoke and found them, One morning I noticed red dots on my ears and assumed I...
    CdKimmi CdKimmi 61-65, M 2 Responses Jul 8

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    I reallllly want to get my nose pierced but my school doesn't allow any visible piercings other than on the ears. Darn it.
    CrownedWithLaurel CrownedWithLaurel 16-17, F 4 Responses Jul 17

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    I got the first one when I was 3 or 4.. I still remember it it was a small shiny green one.. Yesterday, I got me a second one!! Donno just out of nowhere I wanted to do something...
    ThePeach ThePeach 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 9

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    Omfg, it's a circle with rainbow on it! But my mom won't let me get my ears pierced... :/
    KoolKandon KoolKandon 13-15, M 2 Responses Jul 13

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    I have three piercings in both my ears. Not sure if I will get anymore. Right now I'm content with three. Do you think more would look good?
    blahlahblah599 blahlahblah599 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 9

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    Well. Here's my experience, hopefully this helps most- if not all- of you. I got my belly button pierced on my 18th birthday. On a pain scale of a 1-10, it wasn't even a 1 for me...
    LaurynJaye LaurynJaye 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    5 times actually. So I have a bit of scar tissue now. First time was for me tenth birthday as a gift from my mother. It was something I always wanted, however it wouldn't sit right...
    LisaBella88 LisaBella88 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    I am a extremely secret person so I think I enjoy this site most of all because I have a place I can let things off my chest yet still be anonymous to some degree. Anyways; with...
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    I think most of my EP friends know I was gone for about a week recently, but most of you don’t know where I was. I was actually on a vacation with my family “across the pond...
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    I've got my hips pierced :3 there's a pic above
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    I got my tongue pierced today 😄 I was so excited that it came out good
    HeyItsCassandra HeyItsCassandra 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 15

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    I'm seriously gunning to get my septum pierced. That piercing gives me life it's so raw and you have to really live up to it. I'm getting it after prom in May, hopefully. 🙌
    sanfrabay sanfrabay 16-17, F Jul 17

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    I got mine pierced yesterday in the same time than my wife. No pain just a weird sensation for the first two hours . Already love it
    Clarissetv Clarissetv 26-30, T 3 Responses Jul 18

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    I want this pierced forever
    PanicAtTheDiscount PanicAtTheDiscount 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 18

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    I got my pierced on New Year's Eve. I need new jewelry for it since I've had the same "horshoe" in since I got it pierced.
    LilNeko LilNeko 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 18

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    When our husbands were overseas, My girlfriend and went down together and got our tongues pierced. We got 12 ga steel bar bells... I went with a longer bar (shank) and I love to...
    HotBoxDatRocks HotBoxDatRocks 22-25, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    6ga tongue 6ga cartilage 14ga lip
    t1dus10 t1dus10 22-25, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    MaryBarbie MaryBarbie 46-50, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I have my lip pierced😁✌️ and tomorrow I'm getting my eyebrow pierced and a septum piercing, I'm so fvcking excited🙈
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    When guys have their nose & tongue pierced. 😍😍
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    I have multiple. One on